Dental Nursing Apprenticeship - Advanced (Level 3)


Citident Dental Surgery

Training Provider:

Aspiration Training Ltd.

Weekly wage £154.00
37.0 hours per week Monday - Friday 9.00am - 5.30pm
duration: 18 months
start: 31 August 2020
Advanced (Level 3)
Dental nurse (apprenticeship standard)
24 August 2020 (application closing date)
Your work will include all aspects of dental nursing. You may also be required to carry out any other duties to assist the smooth running of the practice.


You will receive ongoing support, development and training to equip you with the skills and knowledge required for a successful dental nursing career.

Your daily activities could include:

  • Sterilising instruments
  • Updating patient records
  • Maintaining equipment
  • Preparing instruments and materials for various treatments
  • Being responsible for infection control in the dental surgery

During your apprenticeship you'll develop the skills required to support patients and dental staff in providing safe and effective treatment from simple check-ups to advanced specialist treatments.

There is something else to smile about, upon successful completion of this apprenticeship you will have gained a City and Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Dental Nursing that is recognised by the General Dental Council.

Future Prospects

Possibility of becoming a full time employee on completion of the apprenticeship.

Reality Check

We advise candidates to check the location of the setting before applying. A full course of Hepatitis B vaccinations is required for Dental Nursing. You will also need to have an enhanced DBS check completed if successful.

Skills Required

  • Ambitious
  • Hard-working
  • Have a 'can do approach'

Qualities Required

  • Willing to learn and take on new challenges
  • A quick learner who is willing to take things on board

Qualifications Required

Maths and English GCSE A*-C or equivalent.

Training Provided

  • Level 3 qualification in Dental Nursing
  • Maths and English Functional Skills if required
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